‘House of Shadows’ Puts the Historic in Historical Fiction

Author: Nicola Cornick Release Date: October 17, 2017 Publisher: Graydon House, an imprint of Harlequin Enterprises Genre(s): Historical Fiction Review Spoilers:  Low Amazon | B&N |  Goodreads House of Shadows is a historical romance/mystery that takes place over three generations – from the modern day missing persons case in a small town, to the tumultuous life of a […]

Get Your First Look at “Passenger” With This Stunning Book Trailer!

Passenger Author: Alexandra Bracken Release Date: January 5, 2016 Series: Passenger #1 Publisher: Disney Hyperion Genre(s): Fantasy, Science Fiction, Romance, Historical Fiction, Young Adult GoodReads | Amazon | BN | iBooks There is just about a month left to go before Passenger, one of 2016’s first must-read YA novels of the year, releases and we couldn’t be […]

I Cannot Tell A Lie, The Order of the Forge Needs Something More…

The Order of the Forge #1 Author: Victor Gischler Artists: Tazio Bettin, Nate Piekos, Juan Ferreyra Release Date: April 29, 2015 Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Source: Dark Horse DRC Genre(s): Historical Fiction, Horror Rating: ★★★☆☆ Review Spoilers:  Mild Dark Horse | Things From Another World Twenty years before the Sons of Liberty filled the Boston Harbor full […]

“Rebels #1” is the Start to An Amazing Historical Fiction Comic Series

Rebels #1 Author: Brian Wood Artist: Andrea Mutti Release Date: April 8, 2015 Publisher: Dark Horse Source: Dark Horse DRC Genre(s): Historical Fiction Rating: ★★★★☆ Review Spoilers: Moderate Historical fiction is becoming increasingly popular in pop culture and I’m loving it. American Revolution in particular has recently become a much more common setting for various offerings. From […]

Name of the Star will give you the chills

The Name of the Star Author: Maureen Johnson Release Date: October 2, 2012 Publisher: Speak Source: Personal find Genre(s): YA, Science Fiction, Paranormal, Historical Fiction Spoilers: Mild Rating: ★★★★☆ GoodReads | Amazon Rory is a Louisiana native who just started attending a boarding school in London,  England. Despite all of the cultural barriers like celebrities, tv shows, and the […]

The Resurrectionist is a Stunningly Illustrated Must-Read for Historical Science Fiction Fans

The Resurrectionist: The Lost Work of Dr. Spencer Black Author: E.B. Hudspeth Release Date: May 21, 2013 Publisher: Quirk Books Source: Quirk Books Genre(s): Historical Fiction, Science Fiction, HorrorReview Spoilers:  Mild GoodReads | Amazon | Quirk Books I love pretty much everything Quirk Books puts out, so when I was approached with the opportunity to read and review […]

Hidden Follows A Young Girl's Heartwarming and Heartbreaking Holocaust Experience

Hidden Author: Loic Dauvillier and Greg Salsedo Illustrator: Alexis Siegel Release Date: April 1, 2014 (Originally 2012) Publisher: First Second (originally Le Lombard) Source: NetGalley Genre(s): Historical Fiction, Children’s Fiction, Graphic Novel, Holocaust Rating: ????? Review Spoilers:  Low GoodReads | Amazon I love when comic books are used to tell a story that you probably wouldn’t expect from […]

Vampires Conquer America Pop Culture in Kim Newman's Johnny Alucard

Johnny Alucard (Anno Dracula #4) Author: Kim Newman Release Date: September 17, 2013 Publisher: Titan Books Source: Titan Books Genre(s): Urban Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Alternate History Rating: ★★★★☆ Review Spoilers:  Low GoodReads | Amazon I have never read any of the other Anno Dracula books. I think I need to say that upfront in case some fans of […]